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Grown-Ups Recall The 'Black Markets' Kids Ran At School

Whether you went to public or private school, odds are you were aware of the kid who knew how to "acquire things" from time to time - and sell them to classmates. Whether it was candy or something slightly more nefarious, like test answers or illegal substances, a creepy classmate or budding entrepreneur probably had a little side business.

The school "black markets" recalled by adults on Reddit are nothing like the ominous dark market for human body parts, but some kids engaged in questionable ventures that could have led to a fate worse than detention.